JOE BIDDLE: Tar Heels tagged Zags

North Carolina hit only 26 of 73 shots (35.6 percent). And won. The Tar Heels missed 23 of 27 3-point shots. And won.

JOE BIDDLE: Zags escape

Give credit to South Carolina and Coach Frank Martin, a team that wasn’t supposed to get this far according to the experts.

JOE BIDDLE: Gamecocks crow last

The good news is the Gamecocks are now in the Final Four. The bad news is they play Gonzaga, arguably the hottest team in the tournament.